Take this 3-day Bagan tours to explore the mysterious ancientness of a hidden treasure in Myanmar. Together with marveling at the most outstanding pagodas where takes you to the glorious past of the region, we won’t miss a chance to delivers you an opportunity to mingle in the idyllic villages to discover the rural life as well as interact with the friendly people.

Start/End: Bagan/Bagan
Duration: 3 days/2 nights
Tour Type: Landscape, History, In-depth Culture
Departure time: Daily
Tour Route: Bagan – Mt Popa – Bagan
Tour Category: Bagan tour packages
Brief itinerary:
Day 1: Bagan Arrival – Full Day Sightseeing (B)
Day 2: Bagan Discovery (B)
Day 3: Bagan – Mt Popa – Bagan (B)
Experience this 3-day Bagan Tour With:

  • Guides: hand-picked best tour guides with deep knowledge, humor, profession (English speaking guides, other languages upon request)
  • Drivers: polite,  friendly, responsible, reliable with many years of driving experience
  •  Vehicles: comfortable, spacious, air-conditioned & clean
  • Meals: meals are arranged at local restaurants so you can taste authentic Burmese cuisine
  • Accommodation: listed below or various types of equivalent accommodation are available, from 5-star hotels, 4-star hotels in the best location, good value 3-star hotels, to boutique hotels reflect the style of the region

Please note that every element of the tour below can be tailored. Tell us your specific interest and we will be happy to make adjustments for you. This inquiry is totally free and you are under no obligation

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Day 1: Bagan Arrival – Full Day Sightseeing (B)

Mingalaba! Welcome to the mythical Bagan! Today, meet your guide at the airport and start your adventure to Bagan at the bustling Nyaung U Market right after that. This is the best place to capture a first glimpse at the life of the local people. Then, head to a nearby village to see the countryside life in the morning.

pupet-in-Nyaung-u-market-Bagan tour packagesWe believe the trip to some of the most beautiful temples today will be a highlight of your adventure today. First visit Shwezigon pagoda, one of the most revered temples in Bagan built by King Anawrahta. In sunny days, the pagoda exposes its golden hue to the sky that will intrigue the heart of any visitors. Continue to Htilominlo Temple, one of the five oldest temples in Bagan built by red brick noted for its majestic 46 meters tall. Then, your guide will also take you to Ananda Temple, an architectural masterpiece of Bagan built in the 11th century. Come and witness the well-preserved beauty of the temple through the ups and downs of the historical journey.

ananda temple-the architectural masterpiece of BaganIn the late afternoon, move to one of the highest temples in Bagan: Shwesandaw temple. Although it is unavailable to climb up to the top to watch the sunset, you can still able to explore the great architecture of the pagoda and its legend of enshrining the Buddha’s relic.

Day 2: Bagan Discovery (B)

Today is a full day to explore the charming of Bagan in other outstanding temples. Rise before dawn this morning to not miss a chance to marvel at one of the most majestic sunrises in the world. Then make your first visit at Sulamani Temple, the elegant religious site built in the 12th century. Spend your time to gaze out at the exotic painting faded on the pagoda’s wall and walk through the collonade to see some of the unique souvenirs before moving to Dhamayangyi Temple, the largest of all temple in Bagan displaying the finest brickwork. If you notice on the top of the temple, you will see that it is incompletely constructed. The abandon tells a story of King Narathu from the 12th century. Keep listening from your guide to learning more about that before preparing for a trip to see the real way of local life in the rural area. Head to Myinkabar village to discover the lacquerware production, one of the most famous products in Bagan. Spend your time to interact with the local artisans to learn more about the process of creating these beautiful items.

dhammayangyi temple baganYour amazing trip today also include a visit to Gubyaukgyi Temple to admire its fine stuccowork and Nanpaya Temple, an impressive Mon style religious site with intricated stone carvings. Finally, complete your temple trip at Manuha pagoda to admire 4 large images of the Budha.

Gubyaukgyi Temple

Day 3: Bagan – Mt Popa – Bagan (B)

Take a scenic drive to Mount Popa this morning to visit one of the most important sites to Myanmar culture, religion, and history. You will spend time to hike up to 777 steps to reach Taung Kalat, a Buddhist monastery which is perched on the top of the pagoda. Inside the monastery is where you can learn about the 37 Nats of Burmese (natural spirits).

Mt popaOn the way back to Bagan, make a stop at a village along the way to visit a local village and see their way of using the palm tree to make wine and molasses. Arrival at Bagan, your driver will transfer you to the hotel or to the airport to take a flight to your departure. Trip ends. We hope that you will love the itinerary we design for a 3-day trip in Bagan. Thank you for traveling with us!

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What’s Included?

  • 2-Night accommodations with breakfas
  • All transfer and sightseeing by private air-conditioned car
  • All entrance fees & all zone fees
  • Experienced English speaking local tour guide in each city
  • Government tax & Service charges

What’s Excluded?

  • Meals & Drinks (Lunch & Dinner)
  • Other personal expenses
  • International flights
  • Meals not mentioned
  • Tipping for guides and drivers

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